Central Otago Heritage Trust chairman David Ritchie has confirmed a possession stake in Clyde’s ancient Dunstan Hotel.
Speculation has set up as to the web site’s destiny plans after it turned into introduced earlier this yr the pub become to be bought via proprietor Kevin Gallagher.
It turned into revealed Timeless Land Investments Ltd turned into to purchase the antique pub from Mr. Gallagher.
The sale of the construction became finalized in advance this month.
Director Philippa Thomson, who also runs Cycle Surgery Rail Trail Ltd from Middlemarch, noted the possible involvement of other parties while contacted by using the Otago Daily Times last week but declined to say who.
However, Mr. Ritchie the previous day showed a possession stake within site.
The building in Sunderland St is made of two separate titles wherein Mr. Ritchie confirmed he had bought one of the sections.
“We sold one constructing which turned into the old accommodation constructing.”
Mr. Ritchie stated the plan would be to “refresh” the existing lodging area.
Oliver’s Lodge and eating place complicated on the identical road is likewise owned via Mr. Ritchie.
The Dunstan Hotel, located in Clyde’s ancient precinct, turned into a built-in 1904 and included 10 visitor rooms, a -bedroom flat, a restaurant, and a more extensive lawn.
Mr. Ritchie stated there had been advantageous comments to the proposed modifications.
“I recognize there may be hobby available. There are quite a few individuals who are very fantastic about the adjustments, and there are others who wish it stayed the manner it has become. That’s lifestyles.”